Leppy Hills Opening Ceremony

Leppy Hills Trail System


Co/Muni Recreational Trail Project -
7.0 miles



City of West Wendover
Representative -
Chris J. Melville

Project Location

Elko County -  Immediately north of the City of West Wendover below Leppy Peak.           

Portions of Sections 7,8, and 9 of T33N, R70E, M.D.B & M.

Project Cost

Grant Amount Awarded:  $362,421.92

Project Description:  Phase 1-A, not a part of this project, includes the purchase of Bureau of Land Management lands abutting the City of West Wendover for purposes of construction and management of the City’s trail system.   Phase 1-B of the project includes design and construction of trails on Rights-of-Ways to be secured from the Bureau of Land Management prior to outright-purchase of those lands.

Trails are paved and hard-packed native surface.  The project scope includes signage, parking, and restroom facilities. 

Leppy Hills Trailhead   Leppy Hills Signage

Program Links

Questions or Comments?

 Question 1 Conservation and Resource Protection Grant Program

Phone: (775) 684-2720

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